Employment Opportunities with
SUPPLYING PRODUCTS TO CATERPILLARÂ
For companies seeking to provide products or services to Caterpillar, registration of the company on the Caterpillar Supplier website should be completed. Using the link below, companies can register with Caterpillar. On the last page of the document, you may enter the information on the type of product or service that your company may provide. The web link is as follows: http://www.caterpillar.com/company/suppliers/supplier-diversity.
EMPLOYMENT WITH CATERPILLAR
Individuals interested in obtaining employment with Caterpillar should visit the website: www.caterpillar.com/careers/job-opportunities/job-search. On this website, you should click "Agree" at the bottom of the page and advance to the next part of the website. When you reach the next page, there are two options. You may click to browse the jobs available within Caterpillar at present. You may also "Register" where you create a profile, upload a resume, and sign up for notification about jobs in certain categories. It is strongly recommended that you continue to monitor the Caterpillar website for job postings - do not rely only on the email notifications of available jobs.
Information that was provided to Oconee County was that Caterpillar may hire as many as 300 individuals beginning in early 2013. These jobs will include assembly, fabrication, and some management positions. For individuals wanting employment, it would be advantageous to make have your profile into the Caterpillar system as soon as possible.
Caterpillar's Human Resources department strongly believes in the value of the Work Keys Assessment. This can give prospective employees a leg-up over other applicants. For information on the Work Keys Assessment, please contact Athens Technical College at (706) 369-5763.
The Oconee County Chamber of Commerce is committed to the development of both large and small business in our community.Â We work closely with our county's Economic Development department to provide information on starting a new business along with resources for businesses.
For more information on Business and Industry in Oconee County visit our county's Economic Development website http://www.businessinoconee.com/
University of Georgia SBDCÂ Â Â www.sbdc.uga.edu
The Official link to the US GovernmentÂ Â Â www.Business.gov
Governor's Enterpreneur & Small Business OfficeÂ Â Â www.georgia.org/business/small
Internal Revenue ServiceÂ http://www.irs.gov/businesses/index.html
US SmallÂ Businesses AdminisntrationÂ Â Â www.sba.gov
What Georgia EmployersÂ Need to Know Â http://sos.georgia.gov/firststop/georgia_employers.htm
Georgiaâ€™s Business Incentives â€“ http://www.georgia.org/WhyGeorgia/BusinessIncentives/Pages/FinancialIncentives.aspx
Georgia QuickStart â€“ http://www.georgiaquickstart.org/
Georgia Work Ready â€“ http://www.gaworkready.org/
Georgiaâ€™s Innovation Crescent â€“ http://www.georgiainnovationcrescent.com/ (specific to life sciences)